The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Test Leader featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Lead
Rank 69 82 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Leader 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.36% 0.26% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.27% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Median salary £37,500 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +69.23%
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%
Test Leader
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
555 747 731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.64% 98.03% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 484 602 596
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £21,535
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Test Leader
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region that featured Test Leader in the job title.

Test Leader Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Test Leader
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Leader across the Dorset region.

Test Leader Salary Trend in Dorset

Test Leader
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Leader within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole - 2 £37,500 -
Test Leader
South West

Test Leader Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Test Leader job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Test Leader in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner

Test Leader Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) CA Service Virtualization
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP